Sofar 6kW - UFO 4.8kWh Lithium-ion - Solar Power Kit

From: R74,637.21 inc VAT

Sofar 6000-ES 6kVA/6kW Hybrid Inverter

R24,207.50 inc VAT

UFO 4.8kWh Lithium-ion Battery

R29,999.00 inc VAT

3 in stock

Pair of Battery Cables 35mm Black & Red (1M )

R190.73 inc VAT

35mm² Cable Terminal Lug M8 - Single

R8.58 inc VAT / pc.

330W Polycrystalline Solar Panel

R1,928.94 inc VAT / pc.

Solar Panel Mounting Kit - For 6 Panels (Inclined)

R5,133.60 inc VAT

MC4 Connector Kit

R86.32 inc VAT / pc.

KETO Battery Disconnector with 125A Fuses

R825.46 inc VAT

K&N Single Phase AC Switch Disconnector 25A

R420.23 inc VAT / pc.

K&N Dual String DC Switch Disconnector 25A 220V - 11A 460V (per string)

R546.48 inc VAT

4mm² single-core DC cable 100m - Black

R1,113.36 inc VAT

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Description

This Kit Includes:

  • 1 x 6kVA / 6kW Sofar Inverter (2.3kW Backup Capacity Limit)
  • 1 x UFO 4.8kWh (3.84kWh 80% DOD) Lithium-ion Battery
  • 1 x 35mm Battery Cable (Red & Black)
  • 4 x 35mm Battery Lugs
  • 6 x 330W Polycrystalline Solar Panel
  • 1 x Complete Pitched Roof Solar Mounting Kit (to be determined)
  • 2 x MC4 Connector Twin Pack (Kit 1)
  • 1 x Keto 125A Fuses
  • 1 x Keto Disconnect
  • 2 x K&N Single Phase AC Switch Disconnector 25A
  • 1 x K&N Dual String DC Switch Disconnector 25A 220V – 11A 460V (per string)
  • 1 x 4mm² Single-core 100m Cable Black
  • Installation is not included

Inverter Features

Essential & Non-Essential Loads

Being able to have Essential & Non-Essential loads enables you to split out your heavy appliances, saving your battery backup.

True Hybrid

The Sofar is a  true Hybrid inverter , it blends the DC (panels & batteries with the AC grid in the most efficient way.

Robust & Reliable

A great looking unit makes the Sofar a firm favourite over other inverters in this range, the quality of the Sofar inverters are fantastic.

Compatibility

Compatible with most  AGM and Lithium-ion batteries  on the market, this inverter has many years of development making it stable and robust when configured correctly.

Outside Installation

The Sofar can be installed outside, making it an all around weather proof machine.

Phone App

Keep on top of you consumption remotely with the Solar System monitoring iPhone or Android app.

LCD Screen

A big intuitive LCD display not only looks great but function very well.

5-Year Warranty

Get peace of mind with a standard  5-year warranty  giving you that peace of mind.

Battery Features

Parallel Connection

UFO lithium-ion batteries wired in parallel A fantastic feature for those wanting to  expand their system at a later stage  is the ability to add more batteries to expand your battery capacity.

Long-life Quality Lithium-ion Battery

UFO Lithium LIfespan Expect  at least 10 years  of life out of these batteries, storing these batteries at around 25°C will maximise the life of the battery.

Built-in Battery Controller

UFO Management Controller The management unit that is built into the battery helps protect the battery from any surges, over-charging, increase in temperature and more.

Meets ROHS Standards

ROHS Compliant RoHS stands for Restriction of Hazardous Substances. RoHS, also known as Directive 2002/95/EC, restricts the use of specific hazardous materials.

Payback Calculation:

This is an example of what you would payback over 42 Months (3 1/2 years)

Standard Bank Example:

Loan Amount: R 71,199.76
Loan Rate: 20.50%
Loan Term: 42 Months (3 1/2 years)
Monthly repayment: R 2,499

We do not provide credit, we highly recommend taking a personal or business loan from your bank in order to get the best rate.


Bank Loan Calculators:
Absa · Nedbank · FNB · Standard Bank · Capitec

Remember, in 10 years time electricity rates would be close to R6 – R8 p/kwh

How Many Appliances Can I Run?

This varies with the size of your system, for example, with a 4kw system can run 4000 Watts worth of appliances at any one time.

Note:  You can run all these appliances at the same time for 4 hours (estimated) 

Appliance Watts (per hour)
Standard Fridge 120
Fridge Freezer 120
Personal Computer 200
46″ LCD Flat screen TV 250
Modem 12
Alarm System 15
12 LED Lights 240 (20 Watts Each)
DSTV Decoder 30
Total: 977 watts

Estimating Your Own Usage

Here is a list of other appliances with their Watts (Rating):

These are estimated, to get an accurate Watt usage refer to each appliance manual.

Appliance Watts (per hour)
Network SWitch 20
Radio 30
Electric Blanket 50
Sewing Machine 70
Electric Fan 60
Hi-Fi 150
Electric Fence 250
File Server 500
Small Flood Light 500
Standard Flood Light 1000
Laser Printer 600
Power Drill 600
Iron 2000
Hair Dryer 1800
Microwave 800
Washing Machine (hot) 2300
Washing Machine (cold) 1000
Vacuum Cleaner 1200
Swimming pool Pump 1100
Electric Frying Pan 1500
Cordless Kettle 1800
Dish Washer 2300
Tumble Dryer 2800
Oven 2000

How Long Will The Power Last?

  • Approximately 5 hours at Peak Power during the day
  • Approximately 4 hours Off-Peak Power during the evening (backup power)

Component Details:

6 x 330W Polycrystalline Solar Panel

Features*

  •  Rating: 330W 
  • High output, up to 17.12% highest conversion efficiency
  •  Anti-reflective and anti-soiling surface 
  • Certified with DC IEC 1000V standard
  • Outstanding performance in low-light irradiance environments
  •  Certified to withstand high wind loads (2400Pa) and snow loads (5400Pa) 
  • High salt and ammonia resistance certified by TUV NORD
  • Width: 991mm
  • Height: 1,960mm

*Based on a standard polycrystalline panel – features may differ.

IMPORTANT: Panel brand will be dependent on stock availability.

Sofar 6000-ES 6kVA/6kW Hybrid Inverter

The Sofar HYD-ES Hybrid inverter is  used in photovoltaic systems for home and business  where battery backup is also required. Energy produced by the solar array will be optimized for maximum self-consumption.
  • High yield.
  • Reliable and Safe.
  • Easier Operation.
  • Multiple working modes.
  • Intelligent grid management.
  • 5 year warranty

UFO 4.8kWh Lithium-ion Battery

UFO energy storage unit based on UFO LiFePO4 battery is tailored for storage equipment and is a new generation of  green energy  with advantages of high energy density,  ultra-long cycle life , excellent safety property, high reliability, suitable for the large-scale station and household energy storage system.

Features:

  • High energy density
  • No need for refrigeration equipment
  • High operation reliability
  • 6000 cycles with 80% DOD (Depth Of Discharge)
  •  Long service life 
  • Easy installation
  •  Intelligent Management 
  • Scalable
  • Compatible with the majority of inverters that parameters can be custom set.
  • Warranty: 5 years

Frequently Asked Questions:

What is the installation cost?

For Cape Town and Gauteng the average cost is R 7,000 per day.

Consumables is approximately R 1,500

Breakdown of installation:

  • Labour (1/2 day project depending on conditions of electrical)
  • Placement + connection
  • Installation materials
  • Registered COC
  • 24 month workmanship guaranteed

This is an estimation of the cost and a general detail of installation, confirm the specifics with your installer.

We do have installers that we can refer depending on your location.

Do you install?

We do not install we only supply Solar products.

We can however help find you an installer, this depends on your location.

Simply ask us after you have ordered.

Can I expand the system?

You can increase the battery capacity.

If you want to add more solar panels you will are restricted by the inverter peak load.

You can modify the solar power kit and keep the same inverter in order to descrease the price.

Can I change some of the components?

Absolutely, you can customise any part of the system to suit your own specification.

Do you have a payment plan?

No we don’t provide credit, we highly recommend taking a personal or business loan from your bank in order to get the best rate.

Standard Bank Example:

Loan Amount: R 71,199.76
Loan Rate: 20.50%
Loan Term: 42 Months (3 1/2 years)
Monthly repayment: R 2,499

Loan Calculators:

Absa | Nedbank | FNB | Standard Bank | Capitec

Product Enquiry

Additional information

kW Size

6kW

Storage Size

4.8kWh

Volt Size

48V

kVA Size

Brand

,

Sofar 6000-ES 6kVA/6kW Hybrid Inverter

Weight 20.5 kg
Dimensions 556 × 394 × 173 mm
Brand

kW Size

6kW

Volt Size

48V

System Type

Hybrid

kVA Size

Warranty

5 Years

Parallel

No

Maximum PV Array Power

6600W

Max Backup Capacity

2300w

UFO 4.8kWh Lithium-ion Battery

Weight 55 kg
Dimensions 485 × 650 × 180 mm
Storage Size

4.8kWh

Ah size

100Ah

Volt Size

48V

Storage Type

Warranty

5 years

Brand

Pair of Battery Cables 35mm Black & Red (1M )

Weight 0.78 kg

35mm² Cable Terminal Lug M8 - Single

Weight 0.01 kg

330W Polycrystalline Solar Panel

Weight 22 kg
Dimensions 1960 × 991 × 40 mm
Disclaimer

Prices are subject to change with no prior notice. Subject to availability. Images are for display purposes and may vary slightly in appearance.

Delivery

Standard delivery rates will apply for deliveries to anywhere in South Africa. Delivery dates will be determined by supplier capability.

Watts

330w

Solar Panel Mounting Kit - For 6 Panels (Inclined)

Weight 32.656 kg

MC4 Connector Kit

Weight 0.05 kg
Disclaimer

Prices are subject to change with no prior notice. Subject to availability. Images are for display purposes and may vary slightly in appearance.

Delivery

Standard delivery rates will apply for deliveries to anywhere in South Africa. Delivery dates will be determined by supplier capability.

KETO Battery Disconnector with 125A Fuses

Weight 1.06 kg

K&N Single Phase AC Switch Disconnector 25A

Weight 0.45 kg
Dimensions 85 × 82 × 160 mm

K&N Dual String DC Switch Disconnector 25A 220V - 11A 460V (per string)

Weight 0.47 kg

4mm² single-core DC cable 100m - Black

Weight 5.65 kg

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